London's Pulse: Medical Officer of Health reports 1848-1972

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Acton 1894

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Acton]

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DEATHS.
The number registered throughout the year was 393;
this includes 25 residents of Acton who died in Public Institutions
outside the Parish. They comprised 187 Males and 206 Females.
The annual death rate calculated upon a population of 27,600 was
14 2 per thousand, as against 18.6 in 1893, the lowest since 1890.
There were 19 inquests held.
The average death rate for London was 17.4 per
thousand, against 21.1, 20-3 and 20.9 in the three preceding
years.

The following table shows the various ages at which death occurred in the District.

Under 1 year134...Under 5191
1 year and under 557
5 ,, ,, 1513...Over 5202
15 ,, ,, 2518
25 ,, ,, 65107
65 and upwards64393
393
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The following table compares the death rate of children
under one year per thousand registered births, and the birth rate
for the last eight years.


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